A History of the German Public Pension System: Continuity by Alfred C. Mierzejewski PDF

By Alfred C. Mierzejewski

ISBN-10: 1498521169

ISBN-13: 9781498521161

A background of the German Public Pension procedure: Continuity amid Change offers the 1st accomplished institutional historical past of the German public pension process from its origins within the overdue 19th century to the foremost reform interval within the early twenty-first century. counting on a variety resources, together with many used for the 1st time, this learn offers a balanced account of the way the pension procedure has coped with significant demanding situations, equivalent to Germany’s defeat in international wars, inflation, the nice melancholy, the demographic transition, political possibility, reunification, and altering gender roles. It indicates that whereas the pension procedure has replaced to satisfy all of those demanding situations, it has retained simple characteristics—particularly the tie among paintings, contributions, and benefits—that essentially outline its personality and feature enabled it to outlive financial and political turmoil for over a century. This publication additionally demonstrates that the main severe problem confronted by way of the pension method has always been political intervention via leaders hoping to take advantage of it for reasons unrelated to its venture of delivering the insured with safe and enough retirement income.

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